Q: If i filed a domestic violence report against my boyfriend & its at the DAs office, can I still have it dropped?
A: It is possible, but unlikely, as once DV reports are taken by police and filed with the DA's office, prosecutions go forward even without the cooperation of the complaining party. Because a decision to prosecute depends of the facts of the case, you may want to discuss the matter in detail with a criminal law defense attorney to determine your rights and options. Good luck.
more info is needed.
however, understand that the victim is the people of the state of California.
it is up to the DA to decide if they want to proceed and whether they can make a case.
they can proceed without your help and impeach you by asking if on X date, did you tell the police ........Y. If you lie they CAN pursue a case against you for lying under oath or giving false info to an officer
you are best advised to contact a local criminal lawyer for a consultation or ask that a public defender be appointed at your arraignment.
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